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Forbidden Cuba invited to Exclusive Film Festivals

NEW YORK – Sept. 29, 2017 – Nous Entertainment and Great Jones Productions today announced that “Forbidden Cuba,” the first American feature-length film made in Cuba since 1959, has been invited to exclusive film festivals to debut for east and west coast audiences. Director Art Jones will be leading a crucial discussion and dialogue entitled, “What’s at Stake in Today’s Cuba,” immediately following both airings. The film made its Los Angeles debut on Sept.

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Angel Grace Worldwide Handling ‘Griffin’s Ghost’ From Horror Director Eduardo Sánchez

Angel Grace Worldwide announced Saturday that it will be handling upcoming horror/psychological thriller “Griffin’s Ghost” from “The Blair Witch Project” co-director Eduardo Sánchez. AGW will be distributing the film from Nous Entertainment, and will be launching later this month at Cannes. “Griffin’s Ghost” will follow Griffin Kidder and her husband as they move into a fixer-upper in the suburbs, only to discover it’s actually haunted. There is currently no cast attached, but casting is underway with a start date set for the fall.

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Q1 2017 Update: Coodie & Chike, Ed Sanchez, Laurie Weltz and Staci R. Collins Jackson 

With 2017 well underway, we are pleased to report great progress on all the Nous Entertainment projects. Our flagship production, Abide (formerly Proud Mary) is moving forward with the uber-talented directorial team, Coodie Simmons and Chike Ozah, (Coodie and Chike). We are now eagerly anticipating filming. Coodie and Chike are an award-winning duo whose groundbreaking work was featured on ESPN, MTV and at the American Black Film Festival. On Feb. 16, their latest project, _The First to Do It_ – a documentary on the life of Early Lloyd, the first African American to play in the NBA – premiered at the NBA All-Star Weekend.

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Forbidden Cuba Screening at the Brooklyn Film Festival

Forbidden Cuba Screening at the Brooklyn Film Festival. June 7th and June 11th. Click here for more information. The June 11 screening will be followed by the PANEL DISCUSSION: “What’s at Stake in a Rapidly Changing Cuba” Panelists: Ted Henken / Former President of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy (ASCE), Associate Professor of Sociology and Latin American Studies at Baruch College, City University of New York - Charles Bittner / Academic Liaison at The Nation - Art Jones / Writer, Director, Producer - Raphael Duvernay / Co-Director of Photography, Producer - Joe Foley / Co-Director of Photography, Producer

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Nous Entertainment Announces Collaboration With Living Classrooms Foundation

Proceeds from ‘Proud Mary’ to Fund New Educational Facility, Programs NEW YORK, April 7, 2016 (Newswire.com) - ​​Nous Entertainment LLC today announces the details of its alliance with the Living Classrooms Foundation, a Baltimore-based non-profit focused on strengthening communities through education. The collaboration will enable Nous to provide proceeds from its upcoming Baltimore-centric biographical film, “Proud Mary,” to the Foundation to expand the Crossroads School. The funding will support the charter school’s expansion from grades 6-8 to grades K-8 by creating a new wing for the existing school.

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Nous Entertainment Announces Eduardo Sanchez (Blair Witch Project) To Direct Griffin's Ghost

NEW YORK, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Nous Entertainment LLC is pleased to announce that Eduardo Sanchez will direct its film project “Griffin’s Ghost.” Sanchez is noted for writing, editing and directing “The Blair Witch Project.” “Griffin’s Ghost” is a suspenseful mystery around the convergence of a young family’s new life and the thrilling, deep-rooted secrets of their home’s former owners. The story is set in a dilapidated home being renovated by Griffin and John Kidder – a New York couple whose anticipation of parenthood and a quiet suburban life is upended by the scarred presence of ghostly apparitions.

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Nous Entertainment Secures Third Round of Funding

FAR HILLS, NJ – March 1, 2015 – Nous Entertainment LLC today announced that it has secured a third round of funding to further support development of its feature-length films. The independent production company will leverage the investment to advance its Judas Horse and Goodness and Mercy projects. “Industry and investment interest in our projects has increased over the past several months and this additional funding is a great vote of confidence in our efforts,” said Adam Scherr, Co- Founder.

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Nous Entertainment Sponsors Lama Tenzin Choegyal Trip to United States

NOUS ENTERTAINMENT SPONSORS LAMA TENZIN CHOEGYAL TRIP TO UNITED STATES Hosts Noted Humanitarian During Visit to New York, New Jersey FAR HILLS, NJ – Oct. 27, 2015 – Nous Entertainment LLC announced that it is hosting the Venerable Lama Tenzin Choegyal, a noted humanitarian and Buddhist monk, during his Oct. 2015 visit to the United States. Nous will accompany Lama Tenzin on a tour of meetings within the business, academic and spiritual communities across New York City and New Jersey as part of the company’s mission to increase awareness of human issues across the world.

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Nous Entertainment and Partnerships for Change announce strategic partnership to develop two feature-length films

FAR HILLS, NJ – May 6, 2015 – Nous Entertainment LLC today announced that Jacqueline Miller, Founder and CEO and Andrew Michael ESQ of Partnerships For Change® (PFC) –internationally recognized strategists in social change, direct humanitarian action and transformational media—are joining forces with Nous. PFC has committed to support the production company’s first two film projects, Goodness and Mercy and The Judas Horse. Through the partnership, PFC will serve as Executive Producer of the projects and provide funding to advance the development of the films.

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Nous Entertainment begins Pre-production on Flagship Film *Proud Mary*

NEW YORK, March 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Nous Entertainment LLC today announced that it is in pre-production on its flagship film, “Proud Mary.” The biographical saga, which chronicles a Baltimore family over seven decades, will align with local, Baltimore resources throughout the film’s development and release to support the Baltimore community. Most immediately, the company is pleased to announce Rafael Alvarez – noted Baltimore native, writer and producer – as co-writer on the screenplay as well as a partnership with impactful non-profit, Living Classrooms.

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Nous Entertainment to Executive Produce “Forbidden Cuba”

FAR HILLS, NJ – June 29, 2015 – Nous Entertainment LLC today announced that co-founders Adam Scherr and Suzan Binder will serve as Executive Producers of the feature film, Forbidden Cuba. Produced by Great Jones Productions and created by noted independent filmmaker Art Jones, Forbidden Cuba tells the story of the island nation and one lost American on the verge of revolutionary change. The film was shot on location in Cuba by Jones and his team of four without studio backing or official permits.

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